Control Panel Access for Admins Only

I would like to give the administrator access to the Control Panel and deny access to other limited users. How do I do that?
Who is Participating?
Interesting question,  I wanted to monitor it, but did a search.  It looks like there are bunch of pay software for controlling access to the control panel.  

You can also setup the group policy to prevent access to the control as well.

If you are in an Active Directory environment, you can use Group Policy to restrict access to the Control Panel, as described here:
        You can deny access to the Control Panel for normal users by simply enabling the following group policy.

Local Computer Policy--> User Configuration--> Prohibit access to the control panel

This setting will also prevent users from running any control panels and will also remove the Control Panel from the start menu and from windows explorer
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

All Courses

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.